The History of the Klipschorn

Our Cornerstone

Paul’s goal was to reproduce the dynamics and excitement of a live orchestra performance in his living room. An engineering breakthrough when it was introduced, the Klipschorn® remains one of the most highly praised loudspeakers in the world and is the only loudspeaker that has been in continuous production for over 65 years.

Visit the links below for the history of this legendary speaker.

The First 12

1946 Klipschorn Brochure

Consumers' Research 1948

Klipschorn Timeline

PWK Drawing

Plexiglas Khorn

Cut-Away Images

Historic Klipschorn Images

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